Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor (Education-Focused)

Monash University
Faculty of Information Technology

Job No.: 643197

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $104,185 – $123,720 pa Level B / $127,624 – $147,159 pa Level C / $153,674 – $ 169,294 pa Level D (plus 17% employer superannuation)

The Opportunities

Monash Faculty of Information Technology is seeking outstanding education-focused academics across a range of teaching areas and levels, who share a passion for education, research and engagement.

The Faculty of Information Technology aims to lead global IT research and education. Our strong reputation and international profile attracts the best students worldwide and we offer a range of accredited courses that transform our graduates into highly skilled and sought after IT professionals, equipped to work globally. Our research is multidisciplinary, multi-campus and multinational, giving us a unique capacity to reach out further and deeper than any other institution in Australia. To learn more about the faculty and the exciting work we do, please visit our website.

The Department of Human Centred Commuting (HCC) hosts the Learning Analytics and Computing Education (LACE) discipline. LACE specialises in human-centred approaches to big data to enhance computing education and is one of the leading IT education groups in the Asia-Pacific region. For more information about LACE please click here.

At LACE we are seeking to appoint an education-focused Lecturer, Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor to lead our IT education program and embrace evidence-based approaches to teaching and learning.

As the Lecturer/Senior Lecturer you will make a solid contribution to the teaching effort within the Faculty and conduct education-focused research. Reporting directly to the Head of Department you will display and promote leadership in education and embrace evidence-informed approaches to practice. The successful candidate will foster excellence in teaching, education-focused research and professional activities.

As the Associate Professor will guide and mentor staff in the faculty with regards to education-focused activities. The position will lead teaching teams and oversee unit development. The role will design, deliver and evaluate a range of teaching activities which actively engage students and effectively deliver learning outcomes. The Associate Professor will engage in attracting external funding and will supervise Honours and Higher Degree Research (HDR) students.

About You: 

As the successful candidate, you will possess an advanced qualification in the relevant discipline, or an equivalent combination of qualifications and research experience. Your previous experience and expertise in education-focused roles, supervising and successfully working with staff and students will be essential to this position.

Strong interpersonal skills and proven experience mentoring and supervising postgraduate and HDR students is required for success in this role. The successful candidate will have a passion for engaging in scholarly activities, demonstrated excellence in teaching and a strong scholarship/research record.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. These positions at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

The roles are full-time positions, however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Monash University strongly advocates diversity, equality, fairness and openness. We fully support the gender equity principles of the Athena SWAN Charter and invite you to join us in celebrating women in STEMM.


Professor Jean-Guy Schneider, Associate Dean, Education, Faculty of Information Technology, +61 3 9902 4401


To view the position description and for directions to apply, please visit: https://careers.pageuppeople.com/513/cw/en/job/643197/lecturersenior-lecturerassociate-professor-educationfocused

Closing Date

Monday 21 November 2022, 11:55 pm AEDT